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Oscar Winners!

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  1. 1 sjterrid
    February 10, 2020 at 1:51 pm

    Greetings, TOD!
    Thank you, Nerdy.
    Congratulations to President Obama, Michelle, Steve Bogna, Julia and Jeff Reichert on American Factory winning the Academy Award last night!
    Praying for Julia Reicherts on her battle with cancer.

  2. 3 globalcitizenlinda
    February 10, 2020 at 1:52 pm

    Congratulations to POTUS and FLOTUS and the entire team of American Factory

  3. 5 jacquelineoboomer
    February 10, 2020 at 2:21 pm

    Happy Monday, all!

    Hi, Tally!

  4. 6 Dudette
    February 10, 2020 at 2:30 pm

    Hi Everyone! It’s so gratifying to see the Obama’s endeavors after the White House are yielding immediate and extreme level of success! 👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾

  5. 7 Dudette
    February 10, 2020 at 2:30 pm

    Climate Change is impacting lives NOW!

  6. February 10, 2020 at 2:48 pm

    Thrilled for everyone associated with American Factory! Do you think there was a message for #AgentOrange in the 4 Oscars won by Parasite? Watching their shock and amazement was a highlight, although their film turned into too much of a horror movie for my tastes. I am a wimp!

  7. February 10, 2020 at 2:56 pm

    i soooo Loved Hair Love..

  8. 12 jer44
    February 10, 2020 at 3:10 pm

  9. 17 jer44
    February 10, 2020 at 3:12 pm

    View this post on Instagram

    Manchester, New Hampshire, 2012.

    A post shared by Pete Souza (@petesouza) on

  10. February 10, 2020 at 3:30 pm

    Prettiest Oscar dress was worn by the lovely and talented Regina King!

    • 19 sjterrid
      February 10, 2020 at 3:56 pm

      I didn’t watch the oscars, but I did see a picture of Regina King from the red carpet. I agree, she and that dress was gorgeous.

  11. 20 marleysperson
    February 10, 2020 at 3:53 pm

    Because Xi told him. It must be true.

  12. February 10, 2020 at 3:55 pm

    They just continue to inspire in big and small ways.

  13. 24 marleysperson
    February 10, 2020 at 4:10 pm

  14. 25 jer44
    February 10, 2020 at 4:22 pm

  15. 27 marleysperson
    February 10, 2020 at 4:23 pm

    This fool gets on my last nerve

  16. 28 Dudette
    February 10, 2020 at 4:47 pm

    This is really interesting. Try this out, see what your name looks like.

  17. 29 Dudette
    February 10, 2020 at 5:00 pm

    This was surprisingly satisfying. His evil laugh is icing on the cake. 😆

  18. 33 Dudette
    February 10, 2020 at 5:06 pm

    Can’t even trust the Pentagon to tell us the truth. Ugh!

  19. 34 Dudette
    February 10, 2020 at 5:07 pm

    This is heinous

  20. February 10, 2020 at 5:48 pm

    🚨 Thread 🚨 👇🏾👇🏾👇🏾

  21. 36 jer44
    February 10, 2020 at 5:54 pm

  22. 37 jacquelineoboomer
    February 10, 2020 at 7:16 pm

    • 38 Betsy
      February 10, 2020 at 10:59 pm

      I read that in Iowa, quite a few Democrats did not pick Joe Biden because of the Hunter Biden thing. They thought there must be something to it, so they preferred Sanders or Buttigeg. Mud sticks even when it’s totally fabricated. I am fearful for the final nominee.

  23. 39 jacquelineoboomer
    February 10, 2020 at 7:17 pm

  24. 40 pkayden
    February 10, 2020 at 7:18 pm

  25. 41 Dudette
    February 10, 2020 at 7:32 pm

  26. February 10, 2020 at 7:35 pm

    “A spokesperson for AWS (Amazon Web Services) told CNBC in a statement:
    “President Trump has repeatedly demonstrated his willingness to use his position as President and Commander in Chief to interfere with government functions — including federal procurements — to advance his personal agenda. The preservation of public confidence in the nation’s procurement process requires discovery and supplementation of the administrative record, particularly in light of President Trump’s order to ‘screw Amazon.’ The question is whether the President of the United States should be allowed to use the budget of the DoD
    to pursue his own personal and political ends.”
    Benen’s October backstory:
    (http://www.msnbc.com/rachel-maddow-show/following-trumps-intervention-amazon-sues-over-dod-contract)
    —Now Amazon wants to depose Trump the cheapo little dictator in the WH.

  27. 43 Dudette
    February 10, 2020 at 7:49 pm

    This is America

    • 44 Dudette
      February 10, 2020 at 7:49 pm

      😢

  28. 45 Dudette
    February 10, 2020 at 7:55 pm

  29. February 10, 2020 at 8:02 pm

    • 47 COS
      February 10, 2020 at 8:13 pm

      I totally agree Pretty Foot. Kudos to Rachel for not airing Trump’s crap on her show.

      • 48 tnmtngirl1
        February 10, 2020 at 8:38 pm

        Yes, so grateful to Rachel. Also Nicolle Wallace doesn’t either. I saw a tweet this afternoon asking: Is it just me or is MSNBC purposely sabotaging Biden’s campaign? Nearly every response said “Yes.” I’ve started listening a lot more to Dean Obeidellah and really enjoy him. Listening to him right now. 🙂

        • 49 COS
          February 10, 2020 at 9:02 pm

          MSNBC actually started bashing Biden before he got in the race. It seems that Mika and Joe has Buttigieg on every other day and after every debate. He is definitely a media darling.

          • 50 jacquelineoboomer
            February 11, 2020 at 1:19 am

            Totally agree. Another thing I noticed tonight. One of the MSNBC contributors (forget her name) said something like … Well, after we get through Iowa and New Hampshire, and then Nevada and South Carolina, we’ll need to wait for Super Tuesday to see who the real frontrunner is …

            … totally discounting the fact that the two states after the first two might actually have MORE FREAKIN’ DIVERSITY IN THE VOTER POOL, not be 95% white in their totals, and might actually consider people who are known in minority communities as actually caring about their interests, instead of faking that part.

            I thought this was the DEMOCRATIC primary. It’s getting more like crazytown every day, and we must get our acts together to win against trump.

    • 51 Obama Grandmama
      February 10, 2020 at 10:33 pm

      Trump craves attention.

      When I was an elementary teacher and would have a disruptive student it was totally necessary to ignore the student at the point in time when the behavior was used to seek attention. Of course with a child it was also necessary to find other opportunities to give them attention which usually came from lack of confidence and lack of modeling for positive behaviors. It was necessary to look for appropriate behaviors to reward with attention besides ignoring improper behaviors. It is possible to shape a child’s behaviors.

      Trump is in his seventies and far beyond having his behaviors shaped. He has had a lifetime of using manipulative improper behaviors and having been rewarded with attention. I say the media should quit interviewing him since he only lies anyway. Do research on his actions and present that rather than giving him a platform to turn his attention seeking improper behavior into a winning formula.

  30. 52 jer44
    February 10, 2020 at 8:30 pm

  31. 53 jer44
    February 10, 2020 at 8:49 pm

  32. 55 pkayden
    February 10, 2020 at 9:11 pm

  33. February 10, 2020 at 9:43 pm

    JUST keeping us all on the SAME PAGE – – Eyes on the ball – – a dead potted plant instead, would be just fine, thank you.

    • February 11, 2020 at 8:28 am

      FTR…

      If Sanders wins the nomination…it will spell the end of the Democratic Party

      • 58 Betsy
        February 11, 2020 at 8:50 am

        This is my fear. My D and son-in-law think Bernie is the best for the D party. She doesn’t consider herself a Democrat and she thinks I’m too loyal to the party. I’ve tried to tell her about him based on what I learned 4 years ago, but she says that’s old stuff. She thinks gov’t has to be blown up in order to work again, smh. She doesn’t understand, so…. The good news is they both hate Trump with a passion and will vote for the Dem. nominee for sure. I’m just so discouraged that they like Sanders.

        • February 11, 2020 at 8:52 am

          Ask them what will happened to those folks along the margins…if the government blows up…some folks have such a romantic vibe about this….they do not think about what it actually means

          • 60 Betsy
            February 11, 2020 at 9:01 am

            So true but I’m not good on my feet and sometimes I’m overwhelmed with emotion that just stops me from thinking of good answers but I haven’t given up yet.

        • 61 COS
          February 11, 2020 at 1:45 pm

          Bernie is not a Democrat and I can’t respect him and folks like Mike Bloomberg for using the Democratic party to accomplish their goals.

  34. 63 jacquelineoboomer
    February 10, 2020 at 11:02 pm

    Recommend checking out the interview, if you missed it. It was like sitting down at the kitchen table, with a rational friend who understands life in America in 2020. No glitz. No lies.

  35. 64 jacquelineoboomer
    February 10, 2020 at 11:26 pm

    Jill Biden, standing up for her man! OMG, I love her.

  36. 65 Dudette
    February 10, 2020 at 11:44 pm

    Anyone game to join in?

    • 66 Dudette
      February 10, 2020 at 11:44 pm

      • 67 Obama Grandmama
        February 11, 2020 at 12:06 am

        Mine are: 1)West Wing 2) So You Think You Can Dance 3) The Bachelor/Bachelorette 4) Project Runway 5) American Idol
        What do I mainly watch since 2008? MSNBC Politics 1) Rachel 2) Lawrence 3) Ari 4) Nicole Wallace
        5) Chris Hayes

        • 68 Dudette
          February 11, 2020 at 12:12 am

          Ooooo, yes SYTYCD and Project Runway! Should’ve put those on mine too. Never miss ‘em!

          • 69 Obama Grandmama
            February 11, 2020 at 12:40 am

            I don’t like to admit I like reality shows, but I am picky other than the Bachelor franchise. Mostly I like shows where people are trying to break into a career area. All of us on TOD seem to have the common interest of politics too.

            • 70 Dudette
              February 11, 2020 at 1:17 am

              I don’t even call those two “reality shows” – they’re talent shows. The contestants are showcasing actual artistic talent.

            • 71 tnmtngirl1
              February 11, 2020 at 7:59 am

              The Voice is another one where people are trying to “make it.” I like those reality shows too. Your ranking of the MSNBC shows are same as mine. But, as I mentioned above, currently I am upset and disappointed with most of them because of what they are doing to Uncle Joe.

              • 72 Obama Grandmama
                February 11, 2020 at 12:22 pm

                I watch The Voice too, but had to choose only five.

                I am afraid all the 24/7 news outlets are into the ratings measurement game. They try to create controversy to get a bigger audience. No clear cut winner spreads the current audience interest further. In reality I think it creates an uncomfortable “What’s the use!” attitude. The networks pretty much gave Trump the election by broadcasting almost all his rallies. Trump was an oddity reminding me of Archie in “All in the Family”. Archie was a verbally abusive cranky old bigot. Instead of abhorring his behavior America came to love him. Not me, I was demoralized that behavior was accepted.

                Joe was never much of a campaigner. He always showed his experience and caring when speaking though. We have firsthand knowledge of who he is with his eight years in the administration and his years as a Senator. I am afraid the stupid Ukraine story has damaged his chances in many people’s mind. Hunter seemed to be the opposite of Beau and made poor choices. Most everyone on our side is very afraid of Trump getting a second term. I think Joe’s handlers are making a mistake by remaking Joe into an angry old man erasing his kindness and replacing it with a barking mad dog quality. No matter whom we choose Trump and his crime syndicate will damage their election chances.

  37. 73 Dudette
    February 11, 2020 at 1:18 am

    So cool!

  38. February 11, 2020 at 1:53 am

    Thread 👇🏾👇🏾👇🏾

  39. 75 pkayden
    February 11, 2020 at 7:37 am

  40. 76 pkayden
    February 11, 2020 at 7:41 am

  41. 77 globalcitizenlinda
    February 11, 2020 at 7:45 am

    Good Morning!

    Have a great day everyone!

  42. February 11, 2020 at 7:46 am

  43. 82 pkayden
    February 11, 2020 at 8:11 am

    I’m enthusiastic about Bloomberg but he’d be better than Trump.

    • February 11, 2020 at 8:34 am

      Bloomberg is NOT a democrat….smh,,,,,,neither is Sanders…

    • February 11, 2020 at 8:42 am

      also…between the attacks on Biden by Trump…implying corruption…and now the Barr plans to conduct his own investigation from info that Giuliani got from Ukraine operatives…….Biden is taking a hit

      also the media is doing to Biden what they did to Kamala Harris

      also ..as with Hillary many white folks have trouble with a white candidate who stands too close to black folks…

      I can’t wait to see what Nevada…SC…and Super Tuesday brings…

      but for the Record… I will not be voting for Sanders or Bloomberg if either of them are the nominee…

      #ThatIsAll

      • 89 pkayden
        February 11, 2020 at 1:44 pm

        My preference is Biden or Warren but I’ll vote for the nominee because Trump has hurt too many people and will be worse if he is re-elected. But I respect your opinion. Let’s hope the best candidate wins.

  44. 90 marleysperson
    February 11, 2020 at 8:20 am

    ❤️ morning everyone

  45. 93 Dudette
    February 11, 2020 at 8:27 am

    I was never much of a fan of his but thumbs up to this.

  46. 94 marleysperson
    February 11, 2020 at 8:37 am

    • 95 marleysperson
      February 11, 2020 at 8:37 am

      Astute observation

    • 96 Hillary Darton
      February 11, 2020 at 12:05 pm

      And more tax cuts for the rich.

  47. 97 jer44
    February 11, 2020 at 10:03 am

    FLASHBACK…

    Barack Obama Campaigns In New Hampshire Primary Election Day 2008.

  48. February 11, 2020 at 10:09 am

    See this is more of the BullShit…

    Mueller did not indict Trump….
    and now the courts say they have NO Authority to make Trump obey the law….

    i certainly wish Pres Obama had felt the same way…that he could do anything he chose to…

  49. 99 jer44
    February 11, 2020 at 10:19 am

    SOON: Senate Democrats holds news conference on Trump’s budget proposal –
    https://abcnews.go.com/Live/video/speciaL-live-09

  50. February 11, 2020 at 10:20 am

    ICYMI…

  51. February 11, 2020 at 10:23 am

    Im HERE for this

    • 103 tnmtngirl1
      February 11, 2020 at 10:38 am

      I so agree! Have stopped listening to MSNBC at all during the day…..until 4:00 with Nicolle. I listen to Progressive Radio (127 on Siruis). Or, the early morning, I listen to Joe Madison, the Black Eagle, out of DC.

    • 104 jacquelineoboomer
      February 11, 2020 at 10:39 am

      Very good advice!

      • 105 COS
        February 11, 2020 at 1:43 pm

        I decided last week during the Iowa caucus to take a hiatus from all of the shows except Rachel. At least she discusses pertinent events. I can’t stand those airings live from these coffee shops with folks sitting around. When PBO was running, I did the same. The media never learn. I blame them for the election of Donald Trump; they aired all of his disgusting rallies.

  52. February 11, 2020 at 10:40 am

    This is what the GOP Senate has unleashed on Americans…An escalation in the agenda of White Nationalism and racism…it starts with the Immigrant Community…but it will not end there…No community is safe

  53. February 11, 2020 at 11:05 am

    Doom’s 2021 budget: Magic dirty tricks and the disappearing of….
    Science and Research:
    “National Institutes of Health: a cut of 7%, or $2.942 billion, to $36.965 billion
    National Science Foundation (NSF): a cut of 6%, or $424 million, to $6.328 billion
    Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Science: a cut of 17%, or $1.164 billion, to $5.760 billion
    NASA science: a cut of 11%, or $758 million, to $6.261 billion
    DOE’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy: a cut of 173%, which would not only eliminate the $425 million agency, but also force it to return $311 million to the U.S. Department of the Treasury
    U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA’s) Agricultural Research Service: a cut of 12%, or $190 million, to $1.435 billion
    National Institute of Standards and Technology: a cut of 19%, or $154 million, to $653 million
    National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration: a cut of 31%, or $300 million, to $678 million
    Environmental Protection Agency science and technology: a cut of 37%, or $174 million, to $318 million
    Department of Homeland Security science and technology: a cut of 15%, or $65 million, to $357 million
    U.S. Geological Survey: a cut of 30%, or $200 million, to $460 million”
    (https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/02/trump-s-2021-budget-drowns-science-agencies-red-ink-again)

  54. 113 pkayden
    February 11, 2020 at 12:03 pm

    • February 11, 2020 at 1:41 pm

  55. 115 Dudette
    February 11, 2020 at 12:17 pm

    Something beautiful, in case you need it

  56. February 11, 2020 at 12:18 pm

    FIGHTTTTTTTTTTTTT ON!!!!!

  57. February 11, 2020 at 12:35 pm

    Senator Angus King on Chris Hayes:
    “A concentration of power in one set of hands is dangerous…
    Last week we said a president can basically stonewall Congress entirely in an impeachment proceeding,
    which essentially renders the impeachment clause a nulitty – it just eviscerates it….
    Power is migrating from Congress to the president, and last week it didn’t migrate – it leapt…
    presidents aren’t grabbing the power, Congress is abdicating it.”
    Video: (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W7PeOcEhsGw)

  58. 118 pkayden
    February 11, 2020 at 12:56 pm

    Elections matter

  59. February 11, 2020 at 1:03 pm

    BARR = Crime boss and key to American dictatorship.
    Besides stating he will now accept private citizen Giuliani’s fabricated ‘info’ from Ukraine,
    (for which Giuliani is being investigated, and for which Trump was impeached):
    “Attorney General William Barr has further cemented his boss’ monarchical powers.
    Last Wednesday, Barr issued a mandate that no presidential candidates, their campaigns or senior staff are to be investigated without his personal approval. As a practical matter this means that Donald Trump is free to break the law at will — and that the Democratic Party’s candidates will be subjected to frivolous investigations and other forms of harassment.
    Trump’s Republican servants have also promised to expunge his impeachment if and when they regain control of the House of Representatives in the future.”
    (https://www.salon.com/2020/02/10/king-donald-after-acquittal-trump-moves-to-seize-power–and-alter-reality/)

  60. 122 jer44
    February 11, 2020 at 2:31 pm

  61. 123 marleysperson
    February 11, 2020 at 2:36 pm

    Why would you do this unless you had something nefarious in mind?

  62. 124 marleysperson
    February 11, 2020 at 2:40 pm

    Eyes wide

  63. 125 jer44
    February 11, 2020 at 2:40 pm

  64. February 11, 2020 at 2:51 pm

  65. February 11, 2020 at 3:01 pm

  66. 129 pkayden
    February 11, 2020 at 3:06 pm

  67. February 11, 2020 at 3:27 pm

    Little Russia = Kremlin plans.
    “Russian President Vladimir Putin is making plans
    for “the five permanent members of the UN Security Council—
    the U.S., China, Russia, Britain and France—
    to start convening together”
    …Egorchenkov stating that the initiative is “‘ingenious’
    since this move
    would allow
    Trump to
    NORMALIZE RELATIONS
    with Russia
    under the guise of pursuing
    world peace.”
    (https://www.rawstory.com/2020/02/russian-state-media-boasts-trump-acquittal-will-put-him-even-deeper-in-kremlins-pocket-report/)

    • February 11, 2020 at 3:27 pm

      “(Trump) has destroyed the Republican Party from within and left no natural successor
      which will also work in Russia’s favor,
      while also predicting
      “Trump might start to engage in McCarthyism,
      which will be the first step in the self-destruction of the American system.”
      (Dmitry Evsafiev)

  68. February 11, 2020 at 3:40 pm

    America: Face up to it all.
    Keep impeaching, keep him busy, and (key) take BARR down without delay.
    –I love you.

  69. February 11, 2020 at 3:48 pm

  70. February 12, 2020 at 8:39 pm

    Thread…


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